Clyde Mercado

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A Lot of Sound and Supermodels, Signifying Not Much

On Saturday night, long after the sun had set and a pre-autumn chill had returned to the air, a horde of fashion folk were standing on the sides of an otherwise deserted dead-end street in Bushwick, Brooklyn, penned up and shivering behind metal barriers.<p>Even Kim Kardashian West and Kris Jenner …

Why 'Fauda' Is the Best-Kept Secret on Netflix

“We thought, ‘Who in the U.S. would watch a show in Hebrew and Arabic?'” creator, writer and star Lior Raz tells TheWrap<p>If you need convincing that …

10 Sex Scenes That Changed Film History

Yes, sex scenes in cinema can be steamy, scandalous things. However, more than almost any other trend, you can map out how progressive, inclusive, …

Venezuela pleads to UN for help as medicine supplies dry up

Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro has said he asked the United Nations for help in boosting his country's medicine supplies. Hospitals in the country are …

Coming Attractions 2017

At least we have this: 38 of our most anticipated movies of 2017. Some of them aren't even sequels!<br>*<br>The Real Estate Deal of a Lifetime. This reverse …

The Simple Way to Give Difficult Feedback (Without Hurting Feelings) | Inc.com

Whether you're a leader or a peer, part of your responsibility is to give people feedback. Having been raised in a culture that often dances around the truth and tiptoes near insecurities, you may lack the skills required to balance brutal honesty with a sense of compassion.<p>Think about the feedback …

32 Things That'll Make Even The Tiniest Apartment Feel Roomy

Make your space feel bigger with floating bar cabinets, acrylic furniture, airy curtains, and more.

15 Ways to Display Art Without Putting Holes in Your Walls

It makes moving pieces around so much easier.<p>A hammer and nails are a dangerous combination when you don't know how to patch up a hole. That's why sometimes it's safer to use a less intrusive technique — especially if you live in a rental. Try one of these genius ideas if you want to keep your …

Home Decorating

Every Company Needs a CLO: Chief Leadership Officer

Two different topics have been swirling through my conversations with clients and colleagues recently. The first speaks to the glaring need for leadership development at all levels of an organization; the other to the reluctance to add full-time employees to payrolls for positions that may be …

16 Must-Follow Meal-Prep Tips For Weight Loss

Since losing weight is so much about what you eat, not how much you exercise, planning out your week's meals and snacks is absolutely essential to your success. Unfortunately, we're not talking about making an enormous batch of mac and cheese. If you're looking to slim down and eat healthier, …

Healthy Eating

Epic: 20 Safest Cities for Women to Travel Alone

Start planning your travel to find peace in the safest countries in the world. We will list out "Top Cities for Women to Travel Alone". In the spirit …

Celebrities Who Love Fast Food and Don't Care Who Knows It

ANTHONY BOURDAIN<p>The <i>Parts Unknown</i> host is not afraid to admit that he’s “passionate about my Popeyes.” When PEOPLE traveled with Bourdain to …

The World's Best Chefs Reveal Their Favorite Restaurants

Book your reservations now.<p>Imagine you're one of the best chefs on the planet. You likely travel all the time, and even if you get out of the kitchen less often than you'd like, when you get to, you do it in world-class fashion. Which begs the question: Where are you eating?<p>Earlier this year at the …

Flight attendants share 11 of their best travel hacks

by Rachel Gillett<p>For flight attendants, who often spend more than 80 hours in the air a month, travelling can become almost second nature.<p>So who …

Miuccia Prada’s Ugly-Pretty Tevas Are Sending a Clear Message

A fashion person and her ugly-pretty shoes—it’s becoming an ever more familiar tale. As if by gravitational pull, we always seem to fall each season for the unlikeliest of footwear—be they Birkenstocks, flatforms, or most recently, Crocs. Finding the glamour in the unexpected nature of snub-nosed …

Miu Miu

7 Priceless Items People Sold on eBay

Since it was founded in 1995, more than 3 billion items have been sold through eBay. The online auction site represents capitalism at its weirdest; …

Galaxy Note 7 vs. Honor 8 vs. iPhone 6S Plus vs. OnePlus 3 vs Galaxy S7 Edge

If you were on the hunt for a shiny new smartphone right now, do you know which one you would buy? If you are an Apple fan, Samsung lover, OnePlus …

I Had a Stroke at 33

On New Year's Eve 2007, a clot blocked one half of my brain from the other. My reality would never be the same again.

6 Games You're Probably Playing Wrong

<b>by Seb Patrick</b><p>From Monopoly to blackjack, you might be surprised to learn that you've been playing some of the world's most popular games wrong all …

Attention film nerds: here are the 10 best structured movies of all time

There are a myriad of lenses through which one can view and judge a film, from the dialogue or action all the way down to its cinematography. But one …

The 20 best smartphones in the world

You may want to look out for the upcoming phones at the end of this list, as they're looking for a spot in our top 20 smartphone ranking.<p>Here's our ranking of the best phones you can buy.<p><i>Note: All prices below indicate how much the phones typically cost without a carrier contract. Prices may vary</i> …

The 10 best European cities for foodies

We combed through a recent Quora thread on the best cities for foodies and paid special attention to the top spots in Europe. Whether you're in search of decadent desserts, scrumptious grilled meats, or a hearty bowl of pasta, we've got your next European vacation covered.

The first 8K satellite TV broadcasts are live in Japan

Just as we were getting used to Ultra HD 4K, Japan's NHK has kicked off its Super Hi-Vision broadcast tests, sending out 4K and 8K video via satellite. Unfortunately, there's no way to watch the super high res feeds and 22.2 channel sound at home -- even with a $130,000 8K TV -- but interested …

Set-Top Boxes

10 Ways To Give Your Bathroom Summer Style

For me, summer brings a brighter color palette and a liveliness to the air with the abundance of sunshine and trees full of leaves. There’s a fresh …

Find Foolproof Color Combinations With This Clever New Tool

(Image credit: My Paradissi)<p>When it comes to designing a room, one of your first decisions is commonly about what colors to use. Whether you feel …

The Secret to Growing Herbs Right in Your Kitchen

What could be greener — color wise, and also environmentally speaking — than growing herbs right in your own kitchen? Growing herbs indoors isn't …

6 Simple Home Decorating Tips for the Design-Challenged

Some folks have a natural eye for design and can create a beautifully decorated room in their sleep. The rest of us need a little help. If you have …

Home Decorating

These are Amazon’s picks for best books this August

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for something to keep you occupied before bed or on your commute to work this August, we suggest checking out …

How nature helps us overcome trauma

Writers have long explored the healing powers of nature. Fiona Macdonald looks at how 21st-Century authors are weaving memoir with landscape in dealing with difficult times.<p>In his book The Moth Snowstorm, Michael McCarthy mentions research carried out in a hospital in the 1980s. Architecture …

8 home decor stores across India we wish we could live in

Some decor stores are so welcoming, so perfectly curated, that the first thought that enters your mind when you walk inside is, “I wish I lived …